How to Install Insulation Batting?

Answer Batting-type insulation should be placed on the outside walls of your home, after the walls have been framed with lumber, but prior to finishing. It can also be loose-laid in your attic between the... Read More »

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Can you put cellulose on top of fiberglass batting insulation?

Cellulose fiber is a type of building insulation and is generally blown into walls and other spaces in clumps. It can be installed on top of traditional fiberglass insulation as long as the origin... Read More »

How do I Install Insulation Baffles Above the Exterior Wall to Protect the Insulation From Air?

Insulation baffles keep attic insulation from contacting the underside of the roof, and provide for a free flow of air from the soffit vents to the ridge vent. This prevents the buildup of condensa... Read More »

How to Install Dow Insulation?

Anyone who has worked with insulation knows that it can be very unpleasant. Fiberglass insulation can leave you feeling very itchy and spray-on insulation can be messy. Dow insulation is a sort o... Read More »

How to Dress to Install Insulation?

Installing insulation is a messy job, both because you're crawling into dirty places to install it and because of the insulation fibers themselves. Some fibers can irritate your skin badly, causing... Read More »